Tag: Lovie Smith

Hanie’s injury not a cause for concern

Posted in News and Rumors on August 17, 2010 at 9:12 am by

It seems like the biggest news surrounding the Bears at the moment is what they will do about their quarterback situation now that Caleb Hanie suffered a shoulder injury in Saturday’s preseason opener against the […] Read the full article »

Bears should take preseason seriously

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2010 at 7:59 am by

When the Bears hit the field Saturday night in San Diego for their first preseason action of the 2010 season, they should do so with the intent to beat the Chargers. I don’t mean win […] Read the full article »

Former Ram Bruce to help receivers with offense

Posted in News and Rumors on August 1, 2010 at 11:06 am by

Former St. Louis Rams wide receiver Isaac Bruce, who retired from football in June, will be at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais for the duration of the Bears’ training camp to lend a helping hand […] Read the full article »

Countdown to Camp: Experienced coaches should bring out best in players

Posted in News and Rumors on July 30, 2010 at 8:45 am by

This is Part 10 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. Lovie Smith claims he feels no additional pressure this season, no more than […] Read the full article »

Bears better have a safety plan

Posted in News and Rumors on April 23, 2010 at 1:23 pm by

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo has been known to spout off his fair share of gaffes, but they typically involve misused or butchered idioms and metaphors. Occasionally, he’ll say things about his coaches or players […] Read the full article »

Martz, not Smith, correct about Hester

Posted in News and Rumors on March 25, 2010 at 12:05 pm by

One of the first players Mike Martz was asked about after being hired as the Bears’ new offensive coordinator was kick returner Devin Hester. Martz said he liked Hester’s speed and thought he could play […] Read the full article »

Lovie Smith on his job security

Posted in News and Rumors on February 28, 2010 at 7:30 am by

“My glass is half full. I’m excited about this opportunity that we have. And when we do well this year, everything will take care of itself. It’s as simple as that.” -Bears head coach Lovie […] Read the full article »

Bears took their time, got it right with Martz

Posted in News and Rumors on February 2, 2010 at 8:46 am by

About the only thing puzzling about the Bears’ decision to hire Mike Martz as their new offensive coordinator was the length of time it took to make it official. Surely, Martz was head coach Lovie […] Read the full article »

Cutler nowhere near as involved in coordinator search as some speculate

Posted in News and Rumors on February 1, 2010 at 12:58 pm by

In a world of cynicism, pessimism and distrust, I sometimes feel like an odd man out. Such a feeling makes me wonder if I’m the only one who thinks it is perfectly acceptable and reasonable […] Read the full article »

Bears have right idea in offensive coordinator search

Posted in News and Rumors on January 13, 2010 at 11:07 am by

Say what you want about the way Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith have handled their jobs over the last few years, and most any criticism is warranted, but at least they’re doing the right thing […] Read the full article »